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Allergy Centre

The SGH Allergy Centre is a multi-disciplinary, one-stop diagnostic and therapeutic centre for adult allergic conditions.

Our centre has been established through close collaboration between the Departments of Rheumatology & Immunology, Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine, Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat), Dermatology and with support from Department of Pharmacy and the Nursing Division.

We offer comprehensive range of diagnostic services including:

  • Skin prick test
  • Patch test
  • Blood Ig E test
  • Food challenge
  • Drug challenge
  • Spirometry / lung function test
  • Inhalational challenge – Methacholine, Hypertonic saline
  • Exercise test for exercise-induced asthma
  • Nasoendoscopy

Allergic conditions we provide consultation for include:

  • Skin Allergies ( Urticaria or Hives, Eczema, Atopic Dermatitis, Contact dermatitis, Angioedema)
  • Allergic Rhinitis( “Allergic nose”, Sinusitis, Rhinosinusitis)
  • Asthma ( Allergic asthma, Exercise-induced asthma, Severe Asthma, Difficult-to treat asthma)
  • Drug Allergy
  • Food Allergy

We provide comprehensive and specialised services at the SGH Allergy Centre which include:

  • SubLingual ImmunoTherapy (SLIT) for allergic rhinitis
  • Anti-Ig E treatment for severe allergic asthma
  • Anaphylaxis education
  • Asthma education
  • Allergen avoidance advice


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Last Modified Date :02 Aug 2017